I was one of ten children — eight girls and two boys. My mother had a shop and my grandmother lived next door. My brother Jimmy used to play the piano and had a good tenor voice — I remember us singing around the piano on Sundays, mainly hymns.
Music info: Manchester Children’s Choir on the original Columbia 78rpm recording circa 1929/30. Features The Halle Orchestra conducted by Sir Hamilton Harty, Choir Mistress Gertrude Riall. Recorded in the Free Trade Hall, Manchester.